The first table below looks at the demand for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 77 107 59
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -48
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 171 80 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.33% 2.05% 3.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.48% 9.13% 16.14%
Number of salaries quoted 147 73 124
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,900 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £36,000
Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1105 876 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.53% 22.40% 24.67%
Number of salaries quoted 933 682 734
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
ISEB
Yorkshire

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region.

ISEB Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Leeds +27 132 £35,000 - 7
Bradford +11 16 £50,000 +61.29%
Halifax -3 13 £33,750 +12.50%
Wakefield +7 4 £40,000 +66.66%
ISEB
Yorkshire

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB.

1 94 (34.18%) Test Scripting
2 85 (30.91%) Software Testing
2 85 (30.91%) Selenium
3 84 (30.55%) SQL
4 79 (28.73%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (25.09%) ISTQB
6 68 (24.73%) QA
7 63 (22.91%) Business Analysis
8 51 (18.55%) Automation Testing
9 49 (17.82%) Finance
10 47 (17.09%) Java
10 47 (17.09%) Automated Testing
11 45 (16.36%) Test Management
11 45 (16.36%) Scrum
12 41 (14.91%) Stakeholder Management
12 41 (14.91%) BDD
13 40 (14.55%) HP Quality Center
13 40 (14.55%) Test Strategy
14 39 (14.18%) Microsoft
15 37 (13.45%) .NET
16 36 (13.09%) User Acceptance Testing
17 33 (12.00%) Test Automation
18 32 (11.64%) WebDriver
19 31 (11.27%) Team Foundation Server
20 28 (10.18%) TDD
20 28 (10.18%) Banking
21 26 (9.45%) MS Excel
22 25 (9.09%) Manual Testing
22 25 (9.09%) User Stories
23 24 (8.73%) Cucumber

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (2.91%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.18%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.73%) IIS
4 1 (0.36%) Lync
4 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 26 (9.45%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.09%) MS Office
3 3 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.73%) SAN
2 1 (0.36%) Internet
2 1 (0.36%) VLAN
2 1 (0.36%) LAN
2 1 (0.36%) WAN
2 1 (0.36%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.36%) FTP
2 1 (0.36%) HTTP
2 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.73%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.36%) Star Schema
5 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 85 (30.91%) Selenium
2 32 (11.64%) WebDriver
3 31 (11.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (8.73%) Cucumber
5 23 (8.36%) SoapUI
6 17 (6.18%) FitNesse
7 16 (5.82%) QuickTest Pro
8 15 (5.45%) SpecFlow
9 10 (3.64%) Visual Studio
10 9 (3.27%) LoadRunner
10 9 (3.27%) JUnit
10 9 (3.27%) MSTest
11 3 (1.09%) JIRA
12 2 (0.73%) eggPlant
13 1 (0.36%) WATIR
13 1 (0.36%) WinRunner
13 1 (0.36%) Subversion
13 1 (0.36%) Maven
13 1 (0.36%) Git (software)
13 1 (0.36%) Capybara
General
1 49 (17.82%) Finance
2 28 (10.18%) Banking
3 18 (6.55%) Retail
4 14 (5.09%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.64%) Retail Banking
6 9 (3.27%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.45%) Legal
8 2 (0.73%) International Banking
8 2 (0.73%) Marketing
8 2 (0.73%) Games
9 1 (0.36%) Advertising
9 1 (0.36%) Publishing
9 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 191 (69.45%) Analyst
2 135 (49.09%) Test Analyst
3 54 (19.64%) Business Analyst
4 44 (16.00%) Tester
4 44 (16.00%) Senior Analyst
5 28 (10.18%) Automation Test Analyst
5 28 (10.18%) Automation Analyst
6 26 (9.45%) Lead Test Analyst
6 26 (9.45%) Senior Test Analyst
7 18 (6.55%) Senior Business Analyst
8 17 (6.18%) Test Manager
9 13 (4.73%) Consultant
9 13 (4.73%) Test Consultant
10 9 (3.27%) Performance Test Consultant
10 9 (3.27%) Performance Consultant
10 9 (3.27%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 9 (3.27%) Automation Tester
11 8 (2.91%) Lead Business Analyst
11 8 (2.91%) Software Tester
12 7 (2.55%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (13.45%) .NET
2 22 (8.00%) XML
3 19 (6.91%) SOAP
4 16 (5.82%) Web Services
5 14 (5.09%) ASP.NET
6 12 (4.36%) XSD
7 11 (4.00%) WSDL
8 7 (2.55%) WCF
9 6 (2.18%) .NET Framework
10 5 (1.82%) CSS
11 4 (1.45%) WinForms
11 4 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (1.09%) HTML
12 3 (1.09%) Spring
13 2 (0.73%) Silverlight
14 1 (0.36%) Apache Flex
14 1 (0.36%) Flash
14 1 (0.36%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (3.64%) Management Information System
3 5 (1.82%) Client/Server
4 4 (1.45%) NHS
4 4 (1.45%) DTV
4 4 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.73%) IVR
5 2 (0.73%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.36%) iSeries
6 1 (0.36%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.36%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.36%) Apple iOS
2 7 (2.55%) Linux
3 6 (2.18%) UNIX
3 6 (2.18%) Windows
4 5 (1.82%) Ubuntu
4 5 (1.82%) CentOS
5 4 (1.45%) Android
5 4 (1.45%) Solaris
5 4 (1.45%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (34.18%) Test Scripting
2 85 (30.91%) Software Testing
3 79 (28.73%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (22.91%) Business Analysis
5 51 (18.55%) Automation Testing
6 47 (17.09%) Automated Testing
7 45 (16.36%) Scrum
7 45 (16.36%) Test Management
8 41 (14.91%) BDD
8 41 (14.91%) Stakeholder Management
9 40 (14.55%) Test Strategy
10 36 (13.09%) User Acceptance Testing
11 33 (12.00%) Test Automation
12 28 (10.18%) TDD
13 25 (9.09%) Manual Testing
13 25 (9.09%) User Stories
14 22 (8.00%) System Testing
15 19 (6.91%) Load Testing
15 19 (6.91%) Performance Testing
16 18 (6.55%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 84 (30.55%) SQL
2 47 (17.09%) Java
3 23 (8.36%) C#
4 6 (2.18%) JavaScript
4 6 (2.18%) Python
5 2 (0.73%) PHP
5 2 (0.73%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.36%) Perl
6 1 (0.36%) Tcl
6 1 (0.36%) PowerHouse
6 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 69 (25.09%) ISTQB
2 24 (8.73%) Degree
3 8 (2.91%) ISEB Practitioner
4 6 (2.18%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (1.82%) CISSP
6 3 (1.09%) CBAP
7 2 (0.73%) MBCS
7 2 (0.73%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (0.36%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.36%) PMP
8 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.36%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (24.73%) QA
2 3 (1.09%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.09%) SLA
3 2 (0.73%) TickIT
4 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.36%) BS7799
4 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 2 (0.73%) VMware Server
2 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 40 (14.55%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.73%) OpenView
3 1 (0.36%) SCOM
Vendors
1 39 (14.18%) Microsoft
2 23 (8.36%) HP
3 21 (7.64%) Oracle
4 5 (1.82%) Splunk
5 2 (0.73%) VMware
5 2 (0.73%) SAP
6 1 (0.36%) IBM
6 1 (0.36%) Citrix
6 1 (0.36%) Fujitsu
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £excellent + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25783.00 - £34530.00 per annum + Shift Allowance
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
360 Resourcing
Salary: £38k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago